Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump set to meet in Paris on November 11: Kremlin
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Vladimir Putin and Donald Trump set to meet in Paris on November 11: Kremlin

“We plan… that our presidents will have a bilateral meeting,” Yuri Ushakov said. A preliminary agreement has been reached on a meeting between Russian President Vladimir Putin and…

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Donald Trump threatens to impose tariffs on countries
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Donald Trump threatens to impose tariffs on countries

After coming to power, Trump has been seeking to enter into bilateral trade deals with almost all his major trading partners. (AP) US President Donald Trump on Tuesday…

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France begins deliberations on new aircraft carrier
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France begins deliberations on new aircraft carrier

Technicians work near the propellers on the French nuclear aircraft carrier “Charles De Gaulle” that is in dry dock to undergo maintenance and repairs for eighteen months at…

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Interpol seizes 500 tonnes of illicit drugs in worldwide raids
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Interpol seizes 500 tonnes of illicit drugs in worldwide raids

It is the second significant drugs bust made by Interpol this month. Coordinated police raids in 116 countries have netted 500 tonnes of illicit pharmaceuticals available online, including…

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Vietnam parliament elects Communist Party chief as president
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Vietnam parliament elects Communist Party chief as president

Vietnam’s Communist Party General Secretary Nguyen Phu Trong is sworn in as the country’s president in Hanoi, Vietnam, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018. (Source: AP) Vietnam’s rubber stamp National…

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Sikh man, running for city council, racially targeted in Australia
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Sikh man, running for city council, racially targeted in Australia

Sunny was attacked in a video posted to a national trucking Facebook page (Facebook/Sunny Singh) A Sikh man running for the city council in Australia has been racially…

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Turkey’s President Erdogan says Khashoggi killing was planned
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Turkey’s President Erdogan says Khashoggi killing was planned

Journalist Jamal Khashoggi was killed by Saudi agents inside a consulate in Turkey. The killing of prominent Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi was planned and carried out in a…

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US Regulator orders halt to self-driving school bus test in Florida
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US Regulator orders halt to self-driving school bus test in Florida

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration on Monday said it had ordered Transdev North America to immediately stop transporting school children in Florida in a driverless shuttle, as…

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China opens world’s longest sea bridge connecting Hong Kong to Macau and Zhuhai 
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China opens world’s longest sea bridge connecting Hong Kong to Macau and Zhuhai 

The bridge as seen on Friday, ahead of its inauguration. It will be 55 km long, including an undersea tunnel. (AP Photo) China on Tuesday officially opened the…

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Saudi team arrived a day before Jamal Khashoggi’s killing, consulate cameras removed, says Erdogan
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Saudi team arrived a day before Jamal Khashoggi’s killing, consulate cameras removed, says Erdogan

Saudi dissident Jamal Khashoggi was allegedly murdered in Istanbul consulate by Saudi agents. (Reuters) A team of Saudi agents began arriving in Turkey the day before journalist Jamal…

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